Country Rankings on Healthiness

Spain was ranked as the most healthy nation across the globe

The Bloomberg Global Health Index ranks the countries with the healthiest population covering nations with at least 300 thousand people and sufficient data.

It covers 169 countries across the world and the criteria used in the index include:

1)Health risks (tobacco use, high blood pressure, obesity);
2) Availability of clean water;
3) Life expectancy;
4) Malnutrition; and
5) Cause of death

The data shows that Spain is the healthiest country with a health grade of 92.75.

Completing the top 5 are Italy (91.59), Iceland (91.44), Japan (91.38), and Switzerland (90.93).

2019 Bloomberg Healthiest Country Index


Rank NameHealth Grade
1Spain92.75
2Italy91.59
3Iceland91.44
4Japan91.38
5Switzerland90.93
6Sweden90.24
7Australia89.75
8Singapore89.29
9Norway89.09
10Israel88.15
11Luxembourg87.39
12France86.94
13Austria86.3
14Finland85.89
15Netherlands85.86
16Canada85.7
17South Korea85.41
18New Zealand85.06
19United Kingdom84.28
20Ireland84.06
21Cyprus83.58
22Portugal83.1
23Germany83.06
24Slovenia82.72
25Denmark82.69
26Greece82.29
27Malta81.7
28Belgium80.46
29Czech Republic77.59
30Cuba74.66
31Croatia73.36
32Estonia73.32
33Costa Rica73.21
34Chile73.21
35United States of America73.02
36Bahrain72.31
37Qatar71.97
38Maldives70.95
39Lebanon70.53
40Poland70.25
41Montenegro69.69
42Bosnia And Herzegovina69.66
43Albania68.04
44Brunei Darussalam67.96
45Slovakia67.28
46United Arab Emirates67.14
47Uruguay65.66
48Hungary64.43
49Oman64.07
50Panama64.01
51Turkey62.81
52China62.52
53Mexico62.09
54Argentina61.19
55Serbia60.99
56North Macedonia60.21

 

Source: Bloomberg
Full report: 2019 Bloomberg Healthiest Country Index